Watercolours by Elicia Edijanto

13/01/2015

Watercolours by Elicia Edijanto

13/01/2015

all images copyright Elicia Edijanto

I recently discovered the work of Elicia Edijanto, the talented Indonesian artist behind these exquisite black and white watercolours that depict children interacting with wild animals. I love the melancholic mood of the images and the sheer innocence of the children who seem oblivious to the potential danger of the enormous animals they’ve befriended. Quite enchanting, really.

I found Elicia’s work at drawdeck.com, where you can purchase these prints. Her Instagram feed is also well worth a look.

Kathryn Hawkes

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  • Fiona Cragg 14/01/2015 at 1:58 PM

    Beautiful art.

  • Nel 14/01/2015 at 10:36 AM

    Wow so wonderful and to think of monochromatic watercolor painting is too difficult to do. This paintings inspired me today to try this technique. Thanks for sharing =)

    • Kathryn Hawkes 14/01/2015 at 6:49 PM

      Hi Nel, so glad you felt inspired by the post. Her artwork is really stunning. Good luck with yours. Kath

  • Lauren 13/01/2015 at 8:15 PM

    I love these, thank you for sharing. They remind me a bit of my favorite artist, Amberlee Rosolowich. Amberlee also uses children and animals, but uses paints in a bit more whimsical fashion. Check out her work, I think you’ll like it. I have one piece and always long for more.

    • Kathryn Hawkes 13/01/2015 at 11:17 PM

      Hi Lauren, I had a look and her work is also amazing! Thanks for the insight and for stopping by. Kath

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